December 6, 2001

Volume 98, Issue 34

Stories from the December 6, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Staff Editorial: Less is more

Last year GW accepted its standard 49 percent of applicants and a record number responded saying they were eager to come to school here. Now the University is bulging at the seams with its largest freshman class ever – for the fourth year in a row. With the number of applications for next year’s freshman […]

Entertainment Listings (12/7-12/13)

Hatchet Movie Reviews Movies AMC Union Station AMC Courthouse Plaza Cineplex Odeon Dupont Circle Cineplex Odeon Foundry Cineplex Odeon Inner Circle Cineplex Odeon Uptown Lowes Pentagon City 6 Music 9:30 Club Black Cat AMC Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave. N.E. (703) 998-4262 Behind Enemy Lines (PG-13) Fri-Sun – 1:10, 4:30, 7:20, 9:50 Mon-Thurs – 2:10, […]

Letter to the Editor: Carjacked clarity

I was one of the students involved in the carjacking of the 4-RIDE van Nov. 20 and would like to clarify the events of that early morning. After twice calling the University Police Department and waiting 40 minutes, the 4-RIDE van pulled up in front of Gelman Library at about 3:30 a.m. The driver recorded […]

Letter to the Editor: Gluttons for fun

There has to be an alternative to overeating as a source of entertainment and unification among students at GW. Over the past few months, various student and administrative organizations have taken to sponsoring frequent eating contests where students are awarded substantial prizes for consuming in volume. As students at a prosperous and fortunate university, we […]


In the Dec. 3 article “Students work to improve underprivileged children’s health,” the Novartis Foundation was incorrectly labeled. It provides support for Project Health.

Features: One, two, three – bottoms up

It’s Friday night. Rather than pack Georgetown with hundreds of other GW students, crafters of the art of drinking have carefully placed dozens of soda cups along a table. Dirty ping pong balls and a keg of beer await the competition. Or maybe four people are lined up in a face-off of flip cup, separated […]